The 'Typical' American Family in N.J. Is a Myth, and this Data Proves it

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A husband, wife and two children living in a single-family home. That's the classic image of the American nuclear family. And in New Jersey, well, it's just not true. Only 22 percent of households in the Garden State are married couples with children under 18 years old, according to the latest U.S.